Starter Motor Problems & Common Fault Symptoms

The Starter Motor is part of the car Electrics system. We have 2 associated problem symptoms connected to it.

We also have 468 owner problems that mention it.

2 Symptoms of Starter Motor Problems
The Latest Owner Problems

We have 468 owner submitted problems mentioning the Starter Motor - see more problems .

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Fitted new battery plenty of power but won't start lights all on. Key very dodgy been super glued up and rattles could this be the problem

New battery fitted plenty of power. On the turn of the key all lights come on but doesn't seem to be engaging starter. A...

2005 Peugeot 1007 16oo cc sport semi-auto
Posted: Jan 18, 2021
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The headlamps have stopped working,

Although the side, rear and fog lamps still work, and the main bean can be 'flashed' Could this be a problem with a fuse...

2013 Volkswagen Polo 1.2
Posted: Jan 11, 2021
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New battery & starter motor, still not charging

had a new battery & starter motor fitted,ran ok for around a week,then cut out on way home,everything lit up like a chri...

2011 Vauxhall Astra elite cdti 157 auto
Posted: Jan 6, 2021
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My lights wont turn off, ive tried everything and im scared battery will be dead.

My car lights wont turn off, it is the day time running lights i assume.

2012 Citroen C1 cllo.1
Posted: Jan 1, 2021
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Constant live feed to starter motor solonoid, caused motor to burn out

Initially, starter motor failed and was replaced, following severe wet weather starter motor failed again, found to have...

2007 Peugeot 207 1.4 HDI
Posted: Dec 22, 2020
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Kuga 2015 radio not working

Radio not woking no audio no display no audio from hands free

2015 Ford Kuga titanium
Posted: Nov 24, 2020
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Headlights

I was driving at night. I pulled over and switched off the ignition, but not the lights, When I started the car back up,...

2014 Peugeot Partner Tepee Outdoor
Posted: Nov 19, 2020
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No start, no dash lights. Battery good, radio & lights work.

Without warning, the vehicle will not start. The battery is good, the lights and radio work as expected, the central loc...

2011 Skoda Octavia 2 litre diesel Octavia Scout
Posted: Nov 18, 2020
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New battery but struggles to start

We have brought a new Battery for it but went to it this morning and it struggled to start could it be starter motor or ...

2004 Land Rover Freelander 2.0 td4 diesel auto
Posted: Nov 1, 2020
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